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Crested Butte Calendar of Events – Winter 2014 and

NOVEMBER 2014
22 Miller’s 2014 film, No Turning Back, pays homage to the 65 years of mountain culture
27-29 Crested Butte Nordic Center’s 13th Annual Thanksgiving Training Camp
26 Opening Day Crested Butte Mountain Resort- Ski Free!
28 Pretty Faces is a film celebrating women who thrive in the snow. Lodge@Mtn Sq 7:PM

DECEMBER 2014
6 Holiday Bazaar, Queen of All Saints Parish Hall 4th & Sopris -10:00- 4:00
6 ISMF COSMIC Series Race- 10:AM- http://elkmountainevents.com
7 USSMA Race
12 Skimo Training Camp- 970.964.8472- Griggs Ortho is sponsor
13 Citizens’ Race #1 – 5k/10k Classic, Crested Butte Nordic Center 9:00 AM
12 Light Up Night & Holiday Parade, Downtown Crested Butte 5:00-8:30
13 Light Up Night & S’More’s at The Mountaineer Square Plaza – Photos with Santa
13 Santa Ski and Crawl- On the Mtn- Break the World Record of # of Skiers in Santa Suits
13 Blackalicious –Dan Marley and Group – American Hip Hop-Center for Arts
14-20 Rock on Ice –Ice Carving Festival on the Mountain
20 Citizens’ Race #2 –5k/10k Skate, Crested Butte Nordic Center
20 Winter Solstice Yurt Dinner – 6:00
20 Due West- Center for Arts-Country Trio from Nashville- 8:00 PM
24 Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
27 ArtWalk Evening, Studios & Galleries in Downtown Crested Butte
27 Yurt Dinner – CB Nordic
28 Moonlight Snowshoe Tour, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
31 New Year’s Eve Yurt Dinner Party, 6th Annual Crested Butte Nordic Center
31 New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade & Fireworks, Crested Butte Mountain Resort

JANUARY 2015
1 Learn to Skate Ski for Free! Crested Butte Nordic Center 1:00- 3:00
5 Full Moon Party on Mtn-5:00- 8:00PM (skicb.com)
9 Tony Furtado Trio – Center for Arts- 8:00 PM- genius on banjo and slide guitar
9 Miner’s Ball – CB Mtn Heritage Museum- Kochevar’s Saloon-www.crestedbuttemuseum.com
10 Citizens Race # 3: Magic Meadows Dozen – 7:00 AM- 7:00 PM
9-11 Roost the Butte – 4-snowmobile events on the Mountain
13 MarchFourth Marching Band- MarchFourth travels in a crew of about 22, all on one tour bus
American funk, rock, and jazz
14-18 Mountain High Music Festival – www.mountainhighmusicfest.com
16 Moonlight Snowshoe Tour, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
17 Full Moon Yurt Dinner (Nordic skis/snowshoes), Crested Butte Nordic Center
17 Artists of the West Elk – Art Walk – galleries of Crested Butte
17-19 Roost the Butte (snowmobile events), Crested Butte Mountain Resort
18 John Popper with Brothers Keeper – Trio displaying heart and soul and rock and roll-CFA
24 Citizens Race: 150K or 20K Skate Skiing Race, Crested Butte Nordic Center- 9:00-12:00
26 Dean Ween & Brothers Keeper – ultimate cosmic goof band of the alternative rock era-CFA
27 Ladies Monthly Create Night – Artsy, Valentine Paper Cut-outs- CFTA Art Studio 6:-8:PM
29 Ben Miller Band- Eclectic Bluegrass and Rock- CFA
30 Join local professional photographer Raynor Czerwinski on a cross-country ski
Trip to Gothic to the Maroon Hut to learn photography www.crestedbuttearts.org
31 Gunnison Nordic Kenny Mac Ski Race 10 a.m

FEBRUARY 2015
1,7,8,14,21,22,28 Free Snowshoe Walks – Black Canyon of the Gunnison www.nps.gov/blca
1 28th Annual Alley Loop Nordic Marathon (various race lengths), Crested Butt
5 Learn to Skate Ski for Free!, 1:00 3:00 PM Crested Butte Nordic Center
7 Alley Loop-Part of the American Ski Marathon and Birkebeiner qualifier –cbnordic.org
14-16 IFSA Junior Regionals and Collegiate Freeskiing Competitions – CBMR
14 Willie Barcena -an 18-year comedy veteran-Center for Arts CB – 7:30 PM
14 Artists of the West Elk – Art Walk- galleries of Crested Butte
14 Valentine’s Dinner at the Yurt (Nordic skis/snowshoes), C B Nordic Center Magic Meadows Yurt
15 Moonlight Snowshoe Tour, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
17 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Parade – Crested Butte
21 Move the Butte Dance Collective – CFTA 4:00 and 8:00 PM
22 The Wood Brothers – Acclaimed Jazz and Blues- 8:00 PM
19-22 Move the Butte Presented by Crested Butte Dance Collective, Center for the Arts C.B.
19-22 USSA Dan Prater Memorial Cup Ski Race, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
25 The Claire Lynch Band -She is the reigning Female Vocalist of the Year for the International
Bluegrass Assoc. 7:30 PM Center for the Arts CB
22 Yurt Dinner (Nordic skis/snowshoes), Crested Butte Nordic Center’s Magic Meadows Yurt
24 Ladies Monthly Celebrate & Create Night: Photo Transfer, Art Studio, CFTA, 6:00-8:00PM
25 Mardis Gras Masks & Margaritas Workshop, Art Studio of the Center for the Arts, C. B.
27 ArtWalk Evening, Studios & Galleries in Downtown Crested Butte
27-28 2-Star Freeride Competition Qualifier

MARCH 2015
1 7-hours of the Banana – Fundraiser for Adaptive Sports- www.adaptivesports.org
1 Ranger-Led Snowshoe Walks, Black Canyon of the Gunnison –www.nps.gov/blca
1 & 2 3rd Annual Gunnison Chamber of Commerce Ice Fishing Tournament, Blue Mesa
5 Learn to Skate Ski for Free!, Crested Butte Nordic Center
5-8 IFSA Junior Freeskiing National Championships, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
7 Big Air on Elk Presented by Colorado FreeSkier, Elk Avenue, Crested Butte
7 Yurt Dinner (Nordic skis/snowshoes), Crested Butte Nordic Center
14 & 15 Full Moon Yurt Dinners (Nordic skis/snowshoes), Crested Butte Nordic Center
13 – 15 U.S. Ski Mountaineering Association National Championships, CBMR
15 Marc Cohn – Grammy award winning pop singer/songwriter, CFTA 7:30 PM
16 Moonlight Snowshoe Tour, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
21-22 4-Star Freeride World Qualifier
20 Taj Mahal – Prominent and Influential Blues and Root Music Vocalist & Composer-7:30PM
22 Festevol (concerts, booths and more) Crested Butte Mountain Resort
22 41st Annual Al Johnson Uphill/Downhill Telemark Ski Race, C. B. Mountain Resort
24 Ladies Monthly Celebrate & Create Night: Fun Photo Transfers, Art Studio, Center for Arts
27 ArtWalk Evening, Studios & Galleries in Downtown Crested Butte
27 Soul Train Presented by KBUT Radio, Butte 66, Mt. Crested Butte
28 Taste of CB – Crafted Beers and Food- Ten Peaks – CB Mountain-www.tasteofcb.com
27-28 18th Annual GORE-TEX Elk Mountains Grand Traverse, Crested Butte to Aspen
28-29 Winter Photography workshop with Raynor Czerwinsky x-country ski trip to Gothic to the
The Maroon Hut – www.crestedbutteart.org

APRIL 2015
1-5 Flauschink, Crested Butte & Mt. Crested Butte
3 Jukebox Burlesque – The House of Shimmy Shake, Center for Arts CB – 8:30 PM
4 Slush Huck Pond Skim Competitions & Live Music, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
4 Eggquatics Easter Egg Hunt, Gunnison Community Aquatics Center
5 Closing Day for Crested Butte Nordic Center & CBMR (Live Music at CBMR)
10-12 The Ultimate Snowmobile Event, Crested Butte Mountain Resort
26 Crested Butte Pole, Paddle & Pedal (CBP3), Gunnison to Crested Butte